Cardrona Alpine Resort


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Check out Westons Trail for skiing with awesome views of Queenstown.

Cardrona Alpine Resort is an hour's drive from Queenstown and just over 30 minutes from Wanaka. 5 restaurants, 4 dedicated kids centres, mountain accommodation, ski school and on site rental hire.

Ski & Lift Passes & Rentals

Day lift tickets, season passes & rental equipment can be purchased on the Cardrona website in the Passes & Rentals pages or, you can pre-purchase everything you need for your NZ ski holiday, or find out more information for when you arrive.

Ski Lessons

Cardrona Resort offers a full range of ski and snowboard lessons,with packages & programmes for all ages & abilities.

Getting There:

You can drive over the Crown Range before turning into Cardrona resort and navigating the 13km gravel drive. Or, book the Cardrona Bus service from either Queenstown or Wanaka.  Please visit Cardrona Alpine Resort for the latest timings and pricing.

Resort Info:

Skill Level:
20% Beginner / 55% Intermediate / 25% Advanced

Skiing Area:
345 Hectares

4 x Chair, 1 x Platter Lift, 2 x Surface Conveyor Lifts


Apres Ski:
5 cafes, pizzeria, noodle bar, licensed bar.

Opening Hours:
9.00am - 4.00pm

Contact Cardrona Alpine Resort


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